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Dear Friends,

We hope that this finds you healthy and happy in what has often been called "these difficult times". The constant news feeds tell us of health, environmental and political strife from around the world. Despite this important but often negative rhetoric, we carry on. We hope that we are creating positive dialogue in bringing the community together through music. To this end, VGS strives to promote barrier-free unity, collaboration, and diversity in all its activities. We also stand in solidarity with those seeking more awareness and respectful acknowledgement of human rights around the globe. Have a fun, safe and relaxing summer.
VGS NEWS

We are currently planning our summer and fall programming - stay tuned!

We would like to thank you all for another eventful year.
It is wonderful to see the VGS community expanding. 
VGS Membership Year is starting July 1st, 2020

If you have not already done so, please consider becoming a member. This helps us to externally demonstrate our community support, is only $10, and if you are a teacher or a performer, the membership comes with an automatic listing on our Classical Guitar Instruction and Performance web page.

The following come into effect as member-only benefits on July 1st, 2020:
 
MEMBER BENEFITS
Classical guitar teacher/performer listing on VGS Website
Classical guitar local event posts on VGS Website
Participation in Open Mics
A spot in VGS Community Ensemble
Discounted VGS concert tickets


OUTDOOR/VIRTUAL OPEN MIC
JULY 2020

We would love to organize a summer open mic for those interested in playing and listening. There may be an opportunity for us to gather outdoors as long as we observe the health guidelines. This event will be by RSVP only - please respond to this email with your interest to perform or listen!
VCM GUITAR ACADEMY ONLINE
AUG 17 - AUG 21, 2020

Ages 12 and up welcome. Private lessons, workshops, and concerts! Affordable fees and superb quality of instruction and performance.
Details TBA soon.


for more information, contact the Victoria Conservatory of Music
VIRTUAL TEACHER ROUNDTABLE

We are calling out to local classical guitar teachers for expression of interest in having a virtual Teacher Roundtable. This event would be held on Zoom and would include the following discussion topics:

online teaching
VGS teacher listing format
collaboration ideas


If you are interested in this event, please email VGS
CLASSICAL GUITAR PRESENTATION
FOR CHILDREN

Now available live in virtual format! If you are interested in booking a presentation for your school, please email VGS
We have a blog!
If you'd like to share your thoughts, feelings, and ideas, and submit an article to our new blog, go ahead and drop us an email.
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2841-B Graham St, Victoria, BC, V8T 3Z3

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